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New record low for smoking rates in the North East
Tuesday, 02 July 2019
SMOKING has fallen to its lowest level on record in the North East, latest figures for smoking prevalence out today have revealed.
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NE public supports action to tackle smoking
Monday, 01 July 2019
12 years on from England going smokefree, support for the Government to do more to tackle smoking is strong in the North East and continues to grow nationally: A YouGov poll, commissioned by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), has revealed that around three quarters of North East adults (74%)…
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Warning from ex-smoker Sue for Quit 16 campaign
Monday, 10 June 2019
 A FORMER smoker who was diagnosed with cancer aged just 47 is urging smokers to never give up on quitting for the launch of a new campaign.
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Calls for tobacco companies to pay - World No Tobacco Day 2019
Friday, 31 May 2019
NEW figures released for World No Tobacco Day (May 31) show more than 7/10 adults in the North East (73%) support calls for a "polluter pays" charge on tobacco companies to reduce smoking among adults and young people.
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Thursday, 30 May 2019
Smokefree Summer Competition Terms and Conditions - August 2019 Fresh is launching a competition to find a former North East smoker who can inspire others to quit.
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Fresh welcomes new measures to crack down on illegal tobacco sales
Thursday, 16 May 2019
Fresh has welcomed new measures to crack down on illegal tobacco sales and has urged North East retailers to make sure they comply.
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Give quitting a go this No Smoking Day (March 13)
Monday, 25 March 2019
North East smokers are being encouraged to give quitting a go this No Smoking Day (March 13).
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Plea from cancer survivor to GPs
Monday, 04 March 2019
A FORMER smoker and cancer survivor whose story went around the world is encouraging more GPs to help patients to quit and avoid 16 different types of smoking-related cancer.
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Fresh calls on Ministers to create a smokefree generation
Monday, 04 March 2019
Fresh is calling on Ministers to look at a range of new prevention measures aimed at cutting youth and adult smoking and achieve the 'smokefree generation' envisaged in the Government's 2017 Tobacco Control Plan for England.
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PHE e-cigarette review 2019 - Fresh calls for more acceptance in the NHS
Monday, 25 February 2019
Fresh has welcomed a new report on electronic cigarette use in Britain.
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